Washington Nationals At Chicago Cubs: GameThread 3 Of 162.

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 17: A general view of Wrigley Field as the Chicago Cubs take on the New York Yankees on June 17, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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Washington Nationals
@ Chicago Cubs

Sunday, Apr 8, 2012, 2:20 PM EDT
Wrigley Field

Jordan Zimmermann vs Jeff Samardzija

Mostly sunny. Winds blowing from left to right field at 10-20 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 65.

• D.C. STARTING LINEUP:

1. Ian Desmond - SS

2. Danny Espinosa - 2B

3. THE KIDS CALL HIM ZIM!! - 3B (Word.)

4. Adam "Graceful, Effortless" LaRoche - 1B

5. The WereWerth - RF

6. Xavier Nady - LF

7. The Shark - CF

8. Rhino (aka Wilson Ramos) - C

9. Jordan "DeadEyez" Zimmermann - RHP


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• Today's Starting Pitchers Are Going To Stare At You Now:


Jeff Samardzija

#29 / Pitcher / Chicago Cubs

6-5

225

R

R

Jan 23, 1985

• 2011 Stats - (8-4), 75 G, 88.0 IP, 2.97 ERA, 3.66 FIP, ERA+ = 132, 50 BB (5.11 BB/9), 87 K's (8.90 K/9), 1.30 WHIP.

vs D.C. - (0-0), 3 H, 7 G, 8.2 IP, 10 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 HR, 1 BB (1.04 BB/9), 10 K's (10.38 K/9), 2.08 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, .278 BAA.



Jordan Zimmermann

#27 / Pitcher / Washington Nationals

6-2

220

R

R

May 23, 1986

• 2011 Stats - (8-11), 26 GS, 1 CG, 161.1 IP, 3.18 ERA, 3.16 FIP, ERA+ = 122, 31 BB (1.73 BB/9), 124 K's (6.92 K/9), 1.15 WHIP.

vs CHC - (0-2), 3 G, 3 GS, 18.0 IP, 23 H, 13 R, 12 ER, 3 HR, 4 BB (2.00 BB/9), 20 K's (10.00 K/9), 6.00 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, .307 BAA.


• Nats vs Samardzija:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Jayson Werth 7 6 2 0 0 1 4 1 0 .333 .429 .833 1.262 0 0 0 0 0
Ian Desmond 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .667 1.000 1 0 0 0 0
Ryan Zimmerman 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Wilson Ramos 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 0
Mark DeRosa 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Jesus Flores 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 0 0 0 0
Roger Bernadina 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Espinosa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Adam LaRoche 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Total 25 23 7 2 0 1 5 1 4 .304 .333 .522 .855 1 0 0 0 0
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 4/7/2012.

• Cubs vs Zimmermann:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Alfonso Soriano 9 9 3 0 1 1 6 0 3 .333 .333 .889 1.222 0 0 0 0 0
Starlin Castro 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Darwin Barney 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0 0
Marlon Byrd 6 5 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .400 .500 .400 .900 0 0 0 0 0
Ian Stewart 6 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .500 .833 0 0 0 0 0
Reed Johnson 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 .750 1.500 0 0 0 0 0
Geovany Soto 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Dempster 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0 0 0 0
Chris Volstad 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0 0 0 0
Total 45 41 11 1 1 1 8 2 12 .268 .302 .415 .717 2 0 0 0 0
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 4/7/2012.

Mr. Wilbon? Way To Go Nats!!!

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